Manager, Business Analytics

SmartDrive Systems   •  

San Diego, CA

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 69 days ago

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In this role, you will lead and manage a team of business analysts dedicated to SmartDrive’s Transportation Intelligence initiative. In this role, your team will directly support custom projects involving our customers and external partners. The projects will span the domains of telematics, transportation safety research, insurance, and other initiatives.

SmartDrive collects massive volumes of unstructured (video, audio, sensor, etc.) and structured data generated by our commercial fleet customers. Data is transformed into real-time actionable information and insights, predictive analysis and prescriptive actions that drive measurable value for their businesses. In this role, you and your team will have an opportunity to work with vast amounts of meaningful data, made accessible through best-in-class analytical and Business Intelligence tools.


  • Successfully deliver the Transportation Intelligence projects within the given constraints
  • Participate in scoping engagement (statement of work collaboration)
  • Provide technical and analytical support to our business development team during the sales and project scoping phase
  • Design, develop and implement the analytical workflows to meet project objectives
  • Develop domain expertise on the SmartDrive dataset and the processes through which the data was collected
  • Identify opportunities to augment the SmartDrive dataset and document these as product enhancements requests for the Engineering team
  • Present and communicate the results of analyses in a clear and concise manner
  • Streamline the project delivery process in a continuous improvement manner

Minimum Job Qualifications

  • Minimum 6 years of experience working required, as a data analyst that directly supports decision making in a particular business domain
  • Minimum 2 years of people and project management experiencepreferred
  • Bachelor's degreerequired; MBApreferred
  • Exceptional critical thinking skills required
  • Demonstrated ability to quickly learn on the job new concepts, techniques and tools required
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills required
  • Ability to work effectively engage across functional boundaries required
  • Experience with analysis of moderate-to-large datasets required
  • Ability to design analytical workflows required, including data transformation, analytical data modeling, data visualization, model fitting
  • Experience with accessing and analyzing data direct database queries against a variety of data storage technologies (SQL, NoSQL, OLAP, etc.) required
  • Proficiency with authoring data visualization with using a Business Intelligence tool required
  • Proficiency with Tableau a plus
  • Proficiency with Alteryx a plus
  • Experience with dimensional data modeling a plus
  • Proficiency with a scripting or programming language required
  • Proficiency with Python or R programming a plus.